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Daily Archives: January 29, 2013

Found: Body of cat with silver collar found in Angeleno Heights*

Submitted by A. Hill Body of cat found last  tonight in Angeleno Heights near intersection of West Kensington and Laveta Terrace.  Cat had thin silver/white collar with a rhinestone pattern, no tags attached to collar.  Possibly a Himalayan (long haired with pale fawn to black coloring). * The ... Read More »

Neighborhood Fixture: Silver Lake’s Astro Coffee Shop

There is perhaps no better example of Googie-style architecture in Silver Lake than The Astro, the coffee shop with a wing-shaped roof that soars over the main dining room and into the sky over the corner of Fletcher Drive and Glendale Boulevard.  The 3,782-square-foot building was ... Read More »

News & Notes From Boyle Heights, Echo Park & Mt. Washington

Purple Ride, Silver Lake | Photo by Ryan Schude/Flickr New owner to transform Boyle Heights’ La Casa del Mexicano into community cultural center. EGP News Wandering around Mt. Washington. Gentle Art of Wandering Note: Echo Park resident reports an hour-long power outage early this morning, with ... Read More »